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The Russell Springs City Council Met Last Night

While there were only a few items on the agenda at last nights meeting it was lengthy due to the discussion concerning alcohol sales. WJRS News spoke to Mayor Selby right after last nights meeting for details. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Selby-8-11-17.mp3 During last nights discussion of Sunday Sales, Chintu Patel, an Indiana business ...

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The Russell Springs City Council Meets Tonight

Tonight Sunday sales will be back on the agenda at the Russell Springs city council meeting. City leaders last year voted against Sunday sales 4-2… but at last months meeting of the council, local business mangers came before them asking if they would revisit the issue. The managers said that ...

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Commodities will be Distributed Today

The Russell County Judge’s Office in conjunction with the Feeding America, Kentucky’s Heartland program will be giving out commodities at the Russell County Rescue Squad Building located next to the WJRS Radio station on 127 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm or until all commodities are given away. To qualify ...

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A well-known Russell County Attorney has Died

Robert L. Bertram died Monday night after a short illness. For many years, Bertram served as City Attorney for the City of Russell Springs and was long time attorney for the Lake Cumberland Area Development District. He also served one term as Commonwealth Attorney. Bertram was the founder of the ...

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Everyone is Going Crazy about the Upcoming Solar Eclipse

People throughout Russell County have shown a lot of interest in the upcoming event. Lindsey Westerfield, Director of the Russell county Library says they’re excited about it. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Westerfield-8-9-17-1.mp3 Westerfield tells us the library has a limited supply of glasses for the day and they also have something planned the day ...

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